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ChinaX Book Club: Five Authors, Five Books, Five Views of China

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David Wang

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https://www.edx.org/course/chinax-book-club-five-authors-five-books-five-views-of-china

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NYR

Duration

5 Weeks

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On demand video

Survey the transformation of contemporary Chinese literature through direct engagement with five books and author interviews Explore contemporary China from a range of perspectives including politics, ethics, culture, and gender Understand how literature (particularly in the context of China) can become a source of political intervention and articulate tensions between authoritarianism and individual freedom. Develop your own approaches to modern literature, culture, and history via close reading, critical discussion, and analysis Express ideas more clearly and confidently through the study of primary and secondary sources

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David Wang

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